Practical Methods for the Scientific Examination of Library Objects​

Within the framework of the agreement signed between Qatar National Library and UNESCO, “Supporting Documentary Heritage Preservation in the Arab Region,” and in cooperation with the Moroccan Archive Foundation, the IFLA/PAC Regional Center for Arab Countries and the Middle East at Qatar National Library is organizing the training course: Practical Methods for the Scientific Examination of Library Objects.

Qatar National Library is pleased to invite all libraries, cultural institutions and museums in the Maghreb countries to nominate paper and book conservators to attend this three-day training course held at the headquarters of the Archives of Morocco. 

The course will be conducted by Dr. Antonino Cosentino, Director of Cultural Heritage Science Open Source.

The training is free, and accommodation and airline tickets will be covered for some participants.

To register or inquire, please contact us by e-mail:

 Read the full programme and invitation in English or Arabic.